Life by Charlotte Bronte

Life, believe, is not a dreamSo dark as sages say;Oft a little morning rainForetells a pleasant day.Sometimes there are clouds of gloom,But these are transient all;If the shower will make the roses bloom,O why lament its fall?Rapidly, merrily,Life’s sunny hours flit by,Gratefully, cheerilyEnjoy them as they fly!What though Death at times steps in,And calls ourContinue reading “Life by Charlotte Bronte”

Day 82: Book Inspired

My task today is to summarise my favourite book in a 10 line poem. So here goes: An orphan so young and yet so bold To take on aunt and headmaster alike She found her place teaching those Who society calls the poor and wretched Unlikely love was found at Thornfield But past secrets causedContinue reading “Day 82: Book Inspired”